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Managerial Economics & Organizational Architecture By James Brickley

Managerial Economics & Organizational Architecture by James Brickley

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Takes models from economics research and applies this research to the internal structure of the firm. After teaching basic applied economics, this work looks inside the firm and applies this analysis to management decision making.

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Managerial Economics & Organizational Architecture by James Brickley

Brickley/Smith/Zimmerman's new approach to managerial economics takes models from recent economics research and applies this research to the internal structure of the firm. After teaching basic applied economics, the authors look inside the firm and apply this analysis to management decision making.

About James Brickley

Research and teaching interests in the economics of organizations, corporate governance and compensation policy, corporate finance, franchising and banking. From 1989 to 1991, he was chairman of the Finance Department and research director at he University of Utah's Garn Institute of Finance. Professor Brickley was chairman of he Committee on MBA Programs from 1994-1997. Professor Smith has research interests in the fields of corporate financial policy, derivative securities and financial intermediation. He has published 14 books and over 80 articles in leading finance and economics journals. Students in the Executive Development Program have given him their Superior Teaching Award 16 times; students in the M.B.A. program have given him their Superior Teaching Award 10 times. In 1986, he was given the first Special Award for a Perfect Teaching Rating by the School; in 1983 he was chosen as a University Mentor in recognition of his scholarship and teaching. Research and teaching interests involve financial and managerial accounting. He and Professor Ross L. Watts received American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Awards in 1979 and 1980 for their joint papers. He received the American Accounting Association award for Seminal Contribution to Accounting Literature in 2004. He was the 1978 winner of the Competitive Manuscript Award, sponsored by the American Accounting Association, for his paper, "The Costs and Benefits of Cost Allocation." His research, which has come to be called "positive theories of accounting," seeks to understand the costs and benefits of various accounting procedures. He and Watts co-authored a book, Positive Accounting Theory, published by Prentice-Hall in 1986.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Basic ConceptsChapter 1 IntroductionChapter 2 Economist's View of Behavior Chapter 3 Markets, Organizations, and the Role of Knowledge Part 2: Managerial Economics Chapter 4 Demand Chapter 5 Production and Cost Chapter 6 Market Structure Chapter 7 Pricing with Market Power Chapter 8 Economics of Strategy: Creating and Capturing Value Chapter 9 Economics of Strategy: Game Theory Chapter 10 Incentive Conflicts and Contracts Part 3: Designing Organizational Architecture Chapter 11 Organizational Architecture Chapter 12 Decision Rights: The Level of Empowerment Chapter 13 Decision Rights: Bundling Tasks into Jobs and Subunits Chapter 14 Attracting and Retaining Qualified Employees Chapter 15 Incentive Compensation Chapter 16 Individual Performance Evaluation Chapter 17 Divisional Performance Evaluation Chapter 18 Choosing the Legal Form of Organization*Part 4: Applications of Organizational Architecture Chapter 19 Vertical Integration and Outsourcing Chapter 20 Leadership: Motivating Change within Organizations Chapter 21 Understanding the Business Environment: Economics of Regulation Chapter 22 Organizational Architecture and the Process of Management InnovationChapter 23 Management Innovations and Organizational Architecture * New Chapter

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Managerial Economics & Organizational Architecture by James Brickley
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